For Vince, Eric, Drama and Turtle, life in Hollywood's fast lane can be an intoxicating ride. But in the wake of the 'Medellin' fiasco, can the boys put this cinematic dud behind them and orchestrate a career comeback for Vince? HBO presents Season Five of the hit comedy series that chronicles the life of a hot young actor in Hollywood and the three buddies he's brought with him from their hometown of Queens, NY. In Season Five, Vince has hit rock bottom following the flop that was 'Medellin.'
Vince hides out in a Mexican paradise with Turtle after Medellin bombs. Eric and Ari try to persuade Vince to come back to LA. Drama is a prima donna on a photo shoot.
Vince is feeling insecure about more than just his career when he runs into former flame Justine Chapin at a party. Eric takes two screenwriters, LB and Nick, as clients. Drama continues his romance with Jacqueline.
To avoid bankruptcy, Vince agrees to make an appearance at a sweet 16 party. Drama is still devastated by his breakup with Jacqueline. Ari ups the ante with Adam Davies.
Ari shows interest in Eric's independent script; L.B. and Nick up their price on their script, believing they have a bidding war on their hands; Johnny Drama prepares to make an appearance on The View.
Making the right call on a crucial career move calls for Vince and the guys to search for clarity and guidance in the arid expanse of Joshua Tree National Park. Meanwhile, Lloyd assists Ari in his time of need.
Dom needs Vince's help after being involved in a televised car chase; Ari wagers on Vince's career while playing golf with studio head Alan Gray; and a desperate Turtle signs on as Drama's personal assistant.
Vince works with a supermodel on a photo shoot for a major fashion house, and Ari seizes an opportunity at a funeral to boost his client's career.
Turtle scores a first class seat next to the star of a now finished HBO series, and makes a mile-high claim to the guys; Josh Weinstein courts Vince whilst Ari is distracted.
Vince and the crew get to work on the set of the new movie "Smoke Jumpers". Vince gets angry at Jason Patric for allegedly stealing his lines. Drama and Turtle try to get back at Jason by pranking him all day long. Meanwhile, Ari looks to make a new investment with an old friend.
Seth Green is back, and stirs up trouble for Eric and Charlie. Vince confronts Smokejumpers' director, Verner. Lloyd and Ari give Andrew Klein a makeover. Ari tries to convince Babs to let Andrew join the agency.
When Vince gets a contradictory direction from Verner while shooting a pivotal scene for Smokejumpers, Ari and Dana Gordon are left to sort out the mess. Turtle begins dating Jamie-Lynn Sigler.
The guys return to NYC, where E stalks Gus Van Sant and Vince reconnects with his high school sweetheart. Meanwhile, Drama considers investing in a bar.